seoir

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French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old French, from Latin sedēre, present active infinitive of sedeō.

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

seoir (defective)

  1. to be suitable for; to be proper for
  2. (law) to be situated
  3. (archaic) sit down (see also s'asseoir)

Conjugation[edit]

This is a defective verb, only conjugated in the third person

Anagrams[edit]


Middle French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old French, from Latin sedēre, present active infinitive of sedeō.

Verb[edit]

seoir

  1. to be; to be situated
    • circa 1369, Jean Froissart, Chroniques:
      Vous devés savoir que assés près de la ou ils estoient, siet la ville de Iuberot
      You should know that quite close to there where they were, is the city of Juberot

Old French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin sedēre, present active infinitive of sedeō.

Verb[edit]

seoir

  1. to sit down, to take a seat

Descendants[edit]